There's nothing silly about BILLY.
Reading, watching, working - you really can do it all in one space! The IKEA HEMNES series may be traditional in style, but smart functions make it right at home in a modern living room.
How to easily DIY built-in bookcases from IKEA Billy book shelves, and easy IKEA hack you can do in a weekend.
DIY BILLY Bookcases with GRYTNÄS Glass Doors: perfect for a small room b/c they're so narrow.
IKEA HACK: DIY BUILT-IN BOOKCASE with Hemnes furniture | Studio 36 Interiors
How To Make IKEA Bookcases Look... Not IKEA (add molding to attach 3 Billy bookshelves together, then caulk the unused holes to hide them)
Ikea Hemnes Day bed - The bolster pillows and structured bedding give this non-descript daybed some modern style. Use lime/orange cushions
IKEA spice racks as bookshelves in nursery - great idea for a smaller space. Could use in the laundry.
A row of IKEA bookcases lines a wall. On top is framed art and lamps. Billy bookcase: 39.99 http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/categories/departments/living_room/roomset/20151_idst08a/
kids bookshelves comparison- IKEA spice racks and IKEA picture ledges - via the sweetest digs